The Divine Ryans (Audiobook)
Pub Date: March 3, 1999
BTC Audiobooks / Fiction / Novels
Audio Cassette: 9780864922373 $22.95
A poignant tale by the author of The Colony of Unrequited Dreams. Draper Doyle Ryan, a nine-year-old Habs fan, struggles with the mysterious death of his father, his budding adolescence, and the strange demands of his eccentric family.
Wayne Johnston was born in Goulds, Newfoundland. He has written five novels, of which The Navigator of New York (2002) is the latest. His previous novel, The Colony of Unrequited Dreams (1998), was nominated for the most prestigious fiction awards in Canada; it won the Thomas Raddall Atlantic Fiction Prize and the Canadian Authors' Association Award for Fiction. His memoir, Baltimore's Mansion (1999), was awarded the Charles Taylor Prize for Literary Non-Fiction.